Updating millions of rows
To add a Timeline for the Pivot Chart, select the Pivot Chart and in the Analyze tab click on ‘Insert Timeline’. If you want to get notified when new posts become available. I’ve been asked a lot of questions about updating statistics in SQL Server over the years. Here’s a rundown of all the practical questions that I tend to get about how to maintain these in SQL Server.Then wait a couple days and chase it with it’s charming cousin, Optimizing Your Query Plans with the SQL Server 2014 Cardinality Estimator. ⇒ If you’re too proactive, you’ll eventually be sorry: If you set up statistics maintenance too aggressively, your maintenance windows can start to run long.
To Open Power Pivot, go to the Power Pivot tab and click on Manage.
To accomplish this, I’ll use two Excel tools: Power Pivot and Power Query.
Power Query is also known as ‘Get and Transform’ in Excel 2016.
For this post I’ll be using sales records with the following fields: Region, Product, Date, and Sales.
The desired goal is to be able to analyze the sales performance by year and region.